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Monument 1st Battalion, The Royal Norfolk Regiment

This monument is dedicated the the 1st Battalion, The Royal Norfolk Regiment who liberated this village on 7 June, 1944.

The plaque on the monument reads:

BLAINVILLE-SUR-ORNE * CITY
Recognizing to its liberators
1st Battalion the ROYAL NORFLOK REGIMENT
JUNE 7th 1944
PEACE - FREEDOM

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Source

  • Text: Jeroen Niels
  • Photos: Jeroen Niels